Eye of the Hurricane

February 21, 2010

Canes hold off Knights for 4-3 victory

Sophomore Ignacio Taboada scored the deciding point in No. 31 Miami 4-3 victory over Central Florida Sunday afternoon at Moore Park in Miami.

The Hurricanes (4-2) have won three straight matches and held off a late Knight (3-2) rally. Miami took the doubles point and three of the six singles matches.

Taboada lost the first set and came back for a 6-7 (7-4), 6-2, 6-3 win in the fifth spot to improve his record to 6-1 on the season.

Miami hosts South Florida (3-5) Sunday at noon at the Neil Schiff Tennis Center.


1) #90 Carl Sundberg (UM) def. Marc Rocafort (UCF) 7-5, 7-5

2) Christian Blocker (UM) def. Nino Hasandedic (UCF) 6-2, 6-1

3) Claudio Romano (UCF) def. Keith Crowley (UM) 4-6, 7-6, 6-2

4) Brock Sakey (UCF) def. Waylon Chin (UM) 6-4, 6-1

5) Ignacio Taboada (UM) def. Johan Beigart (UCF) 6-7 (7-4), 6-2, 6-3

6) Blaze Schwartz (UCF) def. David Simon (UM) 6-1, 4-6, 6-3

Order of Finish: (2, 4, 6, 1, 5*, 3)


1) Blocker/Simon (UM) def. #24 Rocafort/Schwartz (UCF) 8-4

2) Crowley/Hector Nieto (UM) def. Joe Delinks/Beigart (UCF) 9-7

3) Sakey/Romano (UCF) def. Sundberg/Taboada (UM) 8-6

Order of Finish: (1, 3, 2*)


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